Not just for sleeping anymore!

January 22nd, 2009 in member junk     
DejaVu DejaVu, member
5 users recommend


This bed was missing it's side rails.  So I used this frame and slats from a futon I picked up on the curb and there you go.  I think this would fit nicely on anyones porch or in a garden.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, wood, eclectic, funky, furniture, country, garden, whimsical, family room, outdoor spaces, porch, farm, entry, retro, sunroom, mudroom, game room, paint, alternative, milwaukee wisconsin

Comments (12)

Lovingmylife writes: LOVE ITTTT! Another thing I've always wanted to do but never did! Great job!
thanks for sharing!
Veronica Posted: 11:28 pm on January 13th
luvstojunk writes: Love this idea!!! Being new on this site I am finding so many wonderful creative ideas! When I can get out in the garage in my little room I will start playing...Here in New York we can't play out yet either......:) Posted: 8:05 am on February 23rd
boise1277 writes: Love your idea !!! Posted: 12:44 pm on February 15th
beds2benches writes: I LOVE it! Looks like it is meant to look this way. Nice artwork and finish. It would look great in a lot of entryways. Posted: 10:20 pm on January 31st
beds2benches writes: I LOVE it! Looks like it is meant to look this way. Nice artwork and finish. Posted: 10:17 pm on January 31st
pizzawife writes: This is fantastic.....wish I had one! I'll be looking for old beds now! Posted: 11:21 am on January 23rd
bridiemurphy writes: Aha! I was getting ready to saw a footboard in half to make the sides of a bench...this might work better, just lowering the "bottom" of the footboard. Thanks! Posted: 8:19 am on January 23rd
suewhitney writes: Hey DejaVu,

You did a great job on this bench. I really like the color and finish. Can you fill us in on the details? Thanks!

Take care
Sue Posted: 12:55 am on January 23rd
MelHow writes: I like the angularity of this (if that makes any sense at all). Posted: 9:37 pm on January 22nd
csudderth writes: GReat job.

Christy Posted: 8:29 pm on January 22nd
georgiamoon writes: Very very pretty. I love the bed benchs as well. This one is so well done that it looks like a bench, bench, not something made INTO a bench. Nice job, Georgia Posted: 7:31 pm on January 22nd
LuAnn writes: I've always loved benches made out of bed frames. Your's is great.

LuAnn Posted: 7:18 pm on January 22nd
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